NEW YORK — In a story and news alert Sept. 20 about the New York-area bombings, The Associated Press erroneously reported how the FBI came in contact with the father of the suspect. The FBI contacted Mohammad Rahami; Rahami didn't contact the FBI.
CHICAGO — The Chicago Police Department plans to hire more than 500 additional officers as it struggles to deal with a violent year full of killings and gun crimes, a city official told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
NEW YORK — World leaders are pushing to end the overuse of antibiotics and to encourage the development of new medicines, driven by concern that drug-resistant germs could lead to millions of deaths and undermine the global economy.
WASHINGTON — THE ISSUE: The financial crisis that struck in 2008 touched off the worst recession since the 1930s Great Depression, wiping out $11 trillion in U.S. household wealth and leaving about 8 million Americans jobless. More than 5 million families lost their homes to foreclosure.